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Quirch Foods Receives Key Recognitions from Certified Angus Beef ® Brand

October 3, 2018

MAUI, Hawaii--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 3, 2018--Quirch Foods was awarded the Branding Iron award for International Export Marketer of the Year, as well as the Angus Bull award for Top Exporter Sales by Certified Angus Beef LLC.

These recognitions reinforce the company’s commitment to the Certified Angus Beef® brand and exemplifies the drive for providing customers with extraordinary service, offering brands of recognition and quality. The Caribbean, Central America and South America continue to develop into key markets for Quirch Foods, who remains driven to become the preferred exporter of frozen and refrigerated foods throughout the region.

“We’re extremely proud to have been awarded two very prestigious awards from the Certified Angus Beef® brand; ‘International Marketer of the Year’ and, for the fifth time in the past 6 years, ‘Exporter of the Year.’ This is an outstanding accomplishment for our team, who believes in the Certified Angus Beef® brand and in what it represents to our customers’ success,” said Frank Grande, President of Quirch Foods.

About Quirch Foods ® :

Quirch Foods, founded in 1967 by the Quirch Family, is a food distribution company servicing large and independent retailers across the United States, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. With one of the most extensive portfolios of brands for a distributor of its type and size, Quirch operates five distribution facilities with a combined 700,000 square feet of refrigerated warehouse space and a fleet of more than 120 refrigerated trucks. Quirch Foods ® is the exclusive distributor of Chiquita ® Brands frozen Tropicals and Fruits, Panamei ® Seafood, Kikiriquirch ® poultry and Mambo Foods. Visit www.quirchfoods.com or call (800)-458-5252.

About Certified Angus Beef ® brand

Founded in 1978, the  Certified Angus Beef   ®  brand is the original, and the best, brand of Angus beef, which began when a group of family ranchers set out to create a brand of beef that delivers superior taste and tenderness. Today, the  Certified Angus Beef   ®  brand remains true to its roots, providing consumers worldwide with superior beef through a gate-to-plate network of family ranchers, retailers and chefs. Renowned for its exceptional quality, each cut meets 10 exacting standards to make it more selective than USDA Choice and Prime. For more information, visit  CertifiedAngusBeef.com, or look for the brand on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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CONTACT: Certified Angus Beef LLC

Jennifer Schertz, 330-345-2333, ext. 283

jschertz@certifiedangusbeef.com

or

Quirch Foods Co.

Jorge Roza, 305-691-3535, ext. 278

jorge.roza@quirchfoods.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CENTRAL AMERICA SOUTH AMERICA CARIBBEAN FLORIDA HAWAII

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: CONVENIENCE STORE DISCOUNT/VARIETY RESTAURANT/BAR RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE SUPERMARKET

SOURCE: Quirch Foods

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